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E8: Violence and Kindness in the Promised Land

The Great Courses Presents: Reading Biblical Literature - Genesis to Revelation

Turn now to Joshua, Judges, and Ruth, which challenge the idea of the Promised Land as a place of simple peace and prosperity. In comparing these three books, you'll witness disturbing accounts of violent conquest and explore the tragic consequences of th